Average Teacher Salary in Harris County School District

The average teacher salary in Harris County School District is $43,660.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $19,830 $14,290 $15,150 $16,800 $19,260 $33,730
Kindergarten $54,300 $37,980 $45,760 $56,350 $63,690 $69,020
Elementary $49,630 $35,420 $41,270 $49,540 $57,980 $65,530
High school $50,880 $32,220 $39,050 $51,510 $62,090 $71,090

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General Facts

  • Staff: 708
  • Full time teachers: 327
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 11 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 104
  • Instructional Coordinators: 3
  • Elementary Teachers: 136
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 23
  • Pre-K Teachers: 12
  • High School Teachers: 157
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,905

Financial Statistics for Harris County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $22,519,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $21,475,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,426,000
  • Total revenue: $46,420,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $26,585,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $25,844,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $8,328,000
  • Expenditures per student: $231,000
  • Total expenditures: $46,398,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $11,760,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,989,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $797,000

Information on Schools within Harris County School District

Elementary Schools within the Harris County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Mulberry Creek Elementary School
8405 Ga Hwy 315
Cataula, GA 31804
706-320-9397
  • Total: 618
  • Pre-k: 60
  • Kindergarten: 101
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 90
  • 4th grade: 97
  • 5th grade: 99
16 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
New Mountain Hill Elementary School
33 Mountain Hill Rd
Fortson, GA 31808
706-323-1144
  • Total: 504
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 85
  • 3rd grade: 84
  • 4th grade: 79
  • 5th grade: 92
14 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Park Elementary School
13185 Us Hwy 27 North
Hamilton, GA 31811
706-628-4997
  • Total: 534
  • Pre-k: 62
  • Kindergarten: 83
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 83
  • 4th grade: 86
  • 5th grade: 61
13 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Pine Ridge Elementary School
15750 Hwy 315
Ellerslie, GA 31807
706-568-6578
  • Total: 625
  • Pre-k: 60
  • Kindergarten: 78
  • 1st grade: 111
  • 2nd grade: 94
  • 3rd grade: 93
  • 4th grade: 96
  • 5th grade: 93
15 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Harris County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Harris County Carver Middle School
184 South College St
Hamilton, GA 31811
706-628-4951
  • Total: 1,025
  • 6th grade: 340
  • 7th grade: 330
  • 8th grade: 355
15 to 1 68 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Harris County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Harris County High School
8281 Hwy 116
Hamilton, GA 31811
706-628-4278
  • Total: 1,599
  • 9th grade: 454
  • 10th grade: 416
  • 11th grade: 349
  • 12th grade: 380
17 to 1 97 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $21,459
  • Median family income: $54,539
  • Median male income: $31,415
  • Median female income: $21,406
  • Median income of a renter: $25,699
  • Median income of a home owner: $52,318
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,185 920 1,755 1,870 1,065